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 for all over
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Over \O"ver\, adv.
     1. From one side to another; from side to side; across;
        crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a
        foot in diameter.
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     2. From one person or place to another regarded as on the
        opposite side of a space or barrier; -- used with verbs of
        motion; as, to sail over to England; to hand over the
        money; to go over to the enemy. "We will pass over to
        Gibeah." --Judges xix. 12. Also, with verbs of being: At,
        or on, the opposite side; as, the boat is over.
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     3. From beginning to end; throughout the course, extent, or
        expanse of anything; as, to look over accounts, or a stock
        of goods; a dress covered over with jewels.
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     4. From inside to outside, above or across the brim.
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              Good measure, pressed down . . . and running over.
                                                    --Luke vi. 38.
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     5. Beyond a limit; hence, in excessive degree or quantity;
        superfluously; with repetition; as, to do the whole work
        over. "So over violent." --Dryden.
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              He that gathered much had nothing over. --Ex. xvi.
                                                    18.
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     6. In a manner to bring the under side to or towards the top;
        as, to turn (one's self) over; to roll a stone over; to
        turn over the leaves; to tip over a cart.
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     7. Completed; at an end; beyond the limit of continuance;
        finished; as, when will the play be over?. "Their distress
        was over." --Macaulay. "The feast was over." --Sir W.
        Scott.
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     Note: Over, out, off, and similar adverbs, are often used in
           the predicate with the sense and force of adjectives,
           agreeing in this respect with the adverbs of place,
           here, there, everywhere, nowhere; as, the games were
           over; the play is over; the master was out; his hat is
           off.
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     Note: Over is much used in composition, with the same
           significations that it has as a separate word; as in
           overcast, overflow, to cast or flow so as to spread
           over or cover; overhang, to hang above; overturn, to
           turn so as to bring the underside towards the top;
           overact, overreach, to act or reach beyond, implying
           excess or superiority.
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     All over.
        (a) Over the whole; upon all parts; completely; as, he is
            spatterd with mud all over.
        (b) Wholly over; at an end; as, it is all over with him.
            
  
     Over again, once more; with repetition; afresh; anew.
        --Dryden.
  
     Over against, opposite; in front. --Addison.
  
     Over and above, in a manner, or degree, beyond what is
        supposed, defined, or usual; besides; in addition; as, not
        over and above well. "He . . . gained, over and above, the
        good will of all people." --L' Estrange.
  
     Over and over, repeatedly; again and again.
  
     To boil over. See under Boil, v. i.
  
     To come it over, To do over, To give over, etc. See
        under Come, Do, Give, etc.
  
     To throw over, to abandon; to betray. Cf. To throw
        overboard, under Overboard.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  All \All\, adv.
     1. Wholly; completely; altogether; entirely; quite; very; as,
        all bedewed; my friend is all for amusement. "And cheeks
        all pale." --Byron.
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     Note: In the ancient phrases, all too dear, all too much, all
           so long, etc., this word retains its appropriate sense
           or becomes intensive.
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     2. Even; just. (Often a mere intensive adjunct.) [Obs. or
        Poet.]
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              All as his straying flock he fed.     --Spenser.
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              A damsel lay deploring
              All on a rock reclined.               --Gay.
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     All to, or All-to. In such phrases as "all to rent," "all
        to break," "all-to frozen," etc., which are of frequent
        occurrence in our old authors, the all and the to have
        commonly been regarded as forming a compound adverb,
        equivalent in meaning to entirely, completely, altogether.
        But the sense of entireness lies wholly in the word all
        (as it does in "all forlorn," and similar expressions),
        and the to properly belongs to the following word, being a
        kind of intensive prefix (orig. meaning asunder and
        answering to the LG. ter-, HG. zer-). It is frequently to
        be met with in old books, used without the all. Thus
        Wyclif says, "The vail of the temple was to rent:" and of
        Judas, "He was hanged and to-burst the middle:" i. e.,
        burst in two, or asunder.
  
     All along. See under Along.
  
     All and some, individually and collectively, one and all.
        [Obs.] "Displeased all and some." --Fairfax.
  
     All but.
        (a) Scarcely; not even. [Obs.] --Shak.
        (b) Almost; nearly. "The fine arts were all but
            proscribed." --Macaulay.
  
     All hollow, entirely, completely; as, to beat any one all
        hollow. [Low]
  
     All one, the same thing in effect; that is, wholly the same
        thing.
  
     All over, over the whole extent; thoroughly; wholly; as,
        she is her mother all over. [Colloq.]
  
     All the better, wholly the better; that is, better by the
        whole difference.
  
     All the same, nevertheless. "There they [certain phenomena]
        remain rooted all the same, whether we recognize them or
        not." --J. C. Shairp. "But Rugby is a very nice place all
        the same." --T. Arnold. -- See also under All, n.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  all over
      adv 1: over the entire area; "the wallpaper was covered all over
             with flowers"; "she ached all over"; "everything was
             dusted over with a fine layer of soot" [syn: all over,
             over]
      2: to or in any or all places; "You find fast food stores
         everywhere"; "people everywhere are becoming aware of the
         problem"; "he carried a gun everywhere he went"; "looked all
         over for a suitable gift"; (`everyplace' is used informally
         for `everywhere') [syn: everywhere, everyplace, all
         over]
      adj 1: having come or been brought to a conclusion; "the
             harvesting was complete"; "the affair is over, ended,
             finished"; "the abruptly terminated interview" [syn:
             complete, concluded, ended, over(p), all over,
             terminated]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  70 Moby Thesaurus words for "all over":
     ad infinitum, all over hell, all round, all through, always,
     and everywhere, at about, at all points, at full length,
     cosmically, every bit, every inch, every which way, every whit,
     everywhere, everywheres, far and near, far and wide, galactically,
     harum-scarum, head and shoulders, heart and soul, helter-skelter,
     here, higgledy-piggledy, high and low, hugger-mugger, in a jumble,
     in a mess, in a muddle, in all creation, in all places,
     in all quarters, in all respects, in confusion, in disarray,
     in disorder, in every clime, in every instance, in every place,
     in every quarter, in every respect, in extenso, inside and out,
     internationally, invariably, neck deep, never otherwise,
     on all counts, over, overall, root and branch, round about,
     skimble-skamble, the world over, there, through,
     through and through, throughout, throughout the world, to the brim,
     to the death, to the end, to the hilt, under the sun, universally,
     upstairs and downstairs, willy-nilly, without exception,
     you name it
  
  

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